The Lethal Partner
The Lethal Partneris Jake Page's latest Mo Bowdre novel. Bowdre, a blind sculptor who lives in Santa Fe, is drawn into a murder mystery surrounding the recent discovery of seven previously unknown Georgia O'Keeffe paintings.
Elijah Potts, successful author and owner of the Southwest Creations art gallery, claims that he and a couple of friends uncovered the canvases in an old adobe house. Potts is certain these canvases will be the crowning glory of his career, if not the key to the fortune that has continued to elude him. Before the paintings can be authenticated, Potts's world begins to unravel.
Anita Montague, manager of Southwest Creations gallery, is murdered and the paintings disappear. Potts finds himself in jail, the prime suspect in Anita's murder. Enter, Mo Bowdre. Will his sixth sense help solve the dual mysteries of murder and theft?
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The lethal partnerUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Blind sculptor Mo Bowdre and his Hopi girlfriend, Connie Barnes, have exuded a palpable maverick charm since the first page of this series (The Stolen Gods, LJ 2/1/93). In this installment, seven ... Read full review